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(FILES) This file photo taken on March 19, 2017 shows Sudanese workers as they offload US aid destined for South Sudan from the World Food Programme (WFP) at Port Sudan. The US State Department laid out plans on May 23, 2017 to put "America first" and to slash Washington's budget for diplomacy and foreign aid by more than 30 percent. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said President Donald Trump's dramatic plans, which will be reviewed by Congress, would make government "leaner and more accountable." If the proposed cuts are approved by US lawmakers, the State Department and USAID budget for 2018 will be $37.6 billion, down from an estimated 2017 spend of $54.9 billion. / AFP PHOTO / ASHRAF SHAZLYASHRAF SHAZLY/AFP/Getty Images ** OUTS - ELSENT, FPG, CM - OUTS * NM, PH, VA if sourced by CT, LA or MoD **
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